EWU wins Big Sky Conference President’s Cup

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EWU Athletics Five years after winning the award for the first time, Eastern Washington University has again won the Big Sky Conference Presidents’ Cup presented by Red Lion Hotels for the 2014-15 school year, the league office announced Sunday (July 19). The Cup will be presented for the 13th time on Monday evening … [Read more...]

Thank you for helping to keep EWU accessible

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Dear Governor Inslee and State Legislators: Thank you! Eastern Washington University deeply appreciates your historic investment in higher education. Reduced tuition at EWU, already the most affordable four-year university in Washington, will help make a college degree even more reasonably priced for many … [Read more...]

EWU volunteers take summer Service Plunge

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Teams of volunteers representing Eastern Washington University fanned out around three communities in eastern Washington on Saturday, July 18, as part of the new summer Service Plunge. Each team had up to 25 volunteers, including students, faculty, staff and alumni. They took on community projects in Colville, … [Read more...]

EWU Rocketry Club places third in IREC event

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By Jeff Bunch In its first year,the team of EWU Rocketry and K-12 partner Riverpoint Academy of Spokane soared to unprecedented heights. EWU earned honorable mention - third place overall out of 50 teams - among those entered at an international collegiate rocket launch competition. Eastern finished only behind … [Read more...]

Cullinan, higher ed colleagues share journeys

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>> Related: View a photo gallery of the event on Flickr By Jeff Bunch Three Spokane-area higher education leaders shared their professional journeys and, by doing so, hoped to inspire a room full of attentive future leaders. EWU President Mary Cullinan, WSU Spokane Health Sciences Chancellor Lisa Brown, … [Read more...]

EWU alum, graduating senior part of Emmy Award win

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By Jeff Bunch Graduation week is a big one for EWU senior film major Mikayla Daniels, but not just for obvious reasons. Sure, Daniels is looking forward to walking in Saturday’s ceremony at Roos Field. However, she’s still riding the excitement of a busy final week that started memorably last … [Read more...]

EWU Alumni Association wraps up big weekend, year

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>>> Related: Alumni Awards story | Photo gallery on Flickr By Jeff Bunch A successful year is concluding for Eastern Washington University – and the same can be said about the EWU Alumni Association. Eastern’s success in athletics and academics, record enrollment and excitement around a new president … [Read more...]

EWU renews commitment to veterans with MOU signing

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>> Photos: See a Flickr gallery from the event By Jeff Bunch Just days after the country celebrated the annual Memorial Day holiday, Eastern Washington University renewed its daily commitment to military veterans and their families on campus. In a Thursday morning ceremony, EWU President Mary Cullinan … [Read more...]

Holland affirms path of EWU curriculum initiatives

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By Jeff Bunch Barbara Holland came to Eastern Washington University for a variety of reasons, not the least of which was to provide moral support for those in attendance at several working sessions. Holland is a PhD who has credibility as both a researcher and an implementer of academic reform and organizational … [Read more...]